Cat Olley

<p>Glass artist Dale Chihuly is installing public works at Chelsea Barracks</p>

Ten things you shouldn't miss at London Craft Week's 10th anniversary

Knitted fish, experimental eyewear and a secret ceramics sale — it’s all in our insider guide to the capital’s craft celebration

10 May 2024
<p>These sensational dream homes are hidden in plain sight</p>
Buying & Mortgages

Hiding in plain sight: 10 trophy homes for sale on ordinary streets

Tucked away on unexceptional roads or behind modest façades, these London dream homes are deliciously deceptive

10 May 2024
Where to live

Singer and DJ Iraina Mancini on her 'bohemian' patch of north London

Musician and DJ Iraina Mancini moved to Muswell Hill for love, but it turned out to be the perfect antidote to late nights on stage

9 May 2024
<p>These gems have resurfaced half a century later</p>
Buying & Mortgages

Generational buys: 10 London homes for sale after fifty years or more

These elusive gems haven’t been seen on the market for half a century

3 May 2024
<p>Sebastian Conran with his ‘Compass’ table lamp, designed for the anniversary</p>

Habitat at 60: Sebastian Conran on the archive-raiding new collection

The product designer and eldest son of Terence Conran says his late father would have been ‘very pleased’ with the brand’s 60th launch

2 May 2024
<p>The Glasgow-born chanteur has landed in Hampstead</p>
Celebrity homes

Styles' new neighbour: Lewis Capaldi in £3m Hampstead home purchase

The singer was seen strolling near the ponds in January – as source says he’s already bonding with the neighbours

28 Apr 2024
<p>Arts & Crafts style on the market in London</p>
Buying & Mortgages

Ten rare Arts & Crafts homes for sale, from Muswell Hill to Maida Vale

Asymmetry is the calling card of this short-lived architectural movement, which inspired housebuilders well into the Twenties

26 Apr 2024
<p>Gemma Moulton runs East London Cloth from her Vyner Street studio</p>
Where to live

East London Cloth's Gemma Moulton on her 'best of both worlds' area

The East London Cloth founder is gearing up to launch new fabric house CC Moulton from her studio on arty Vyner Street

25 Apr 2024
<p>Our pick of three-bedroom homes for sale, all for £400k</p>
Buying & Mortgages

15 of the best three-bedroom homes for sale in London under £400k

Skip the tricky second step by securing enough space first time — and dodge the stamp duty too

12 Apr 2024
Property News

WW2 bunker hidden in Surrey woods up for auction with £165k price tag

The subterranean concrete bunker, said to have links to the Dambusters, is being sold with two acres of prime commuter belt land

7 Apr 2024
<p>These London homes all come with appealing garden studios</p>
Buying & Mortgages

New WFH office? 15 London homes for sale with souped-up garden studios

The garden shed’s got nothing on these swanky studios, which add square footage without disruptive renovation works

5 Apr 2024
<p>Who will see the potential in these neglected plots?</p>
Buying & Mortgages

Build-it-yourself? Six London plots for sale with planning permission

Old garages, neglected yards and unwanted gardens offer Grand Designs-style adventure for enterprising Londoners

4 Apr 2024
Where to live

Why I live in Shepherd's Bush: Henry Hudson on his 'futuristic' area

Artist Henry Hudson swapped east for west last year. Here are his Shepherd’s Bush hits, from that dystopian roundabout to ‘middle-aged’ Shakespeare in the park

4 Apr 2024
<p>The best live work spaces for sale in London</p>
Buying & Mortgages

10 appealing live/work homes for sale, from Stepney to Shepherd's Bush

Flooded with even light, these warehouse conversions and studios are catnip for creative types

29 Mar 2024
<p>Appealing homes under £500k in some of London’s swishest spots</p>
Buying & Mortgages

15 homes for sale in London's poshest postcodes – all under £500k

Slip into one of London’s most covetable neighbourhoods with a wider take on the worst-house, best-street approach

22 Mar 2024
<p>10 of the most characterful commuter new build homes on the market now</p>
Buying & Mortgages

First-rate estate: ten characterful commuter new builds for sale now

From a beachfront flat to a future-proof Passivhaus, these boutique schemes and standalone homes are an antidote to identikit estates

15 Mar 2024
<p>The fresh crop of would-be interior designers hoping to go pro</p>

Interior Design Masters: ten fresh hopefuls take on holy task

The design competition returned to BBC One last night, with Sophie Ellis-Bextor and Mary Portas revealed among series guest judges

13 Mar 2024
<p>35 Pond Street was once home to graphic designer Frederick Henrion</p>

Hampstead home where Rogers and Foster launched their careers for sale

Richard Rogers and Norman Foster went on to design some of the world’s best-known buildings after their short-lived partnership

9 Mar 2024
<p>These 20 homes are all ex-council</p>
Buying & Mortgages

20 of the best ex-council homes for sale in London — all under £750k

Solid walls, sensible layouts and service charges that don’t require a double take — London’s ex-local authority homes are quickly shedding any lingering stigma

7 Mar 2024
<p>Homes for sale in London’s best live music spots</p>
Buying & Mortgages

10 homes for sale in London's music hotspots, from Camden to New Cross

Skip the trudge back to the Tube with a move to one of London’s live music hubs. These homes are all within striking distance of two or more buzzing venues

1 Mar 2024
<p>Philip Colbert shares his live / work home with wife Charlotte</p>
Where to live

'My neighbourhood is like this little pocket of old London'

Scottish pop artist Philip Colbert is best known for his lobster alter ego. Here’s why he’s happily settled in this east London urban oasis

29 Feb 2024